Politics 15 October 2012 "The weaker growth was sort of inevitable at some stage" Business quote of the day. Print HTML "The weaker growth was sort of inevitable at some stage" Jim O’Neill, chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management, on China’s inflation rate dipping to 1.9 per cent. In the second quarter, China’s economic growth slowed to a three-year low, hit by falling demand for exports and slowing investment in the country. › On the threshold of the air – the songs of Viktor Ullmann Goldman Sachs building. Photograph: Getty Images. Helen Roxburgh is the online editor of Economia Subscribe from £1 a week Subscribe More Related articles UK equities: A logical proposition The case against TTIP There is radical potential in revitalising adult education – why are we letting it disappear?